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<p>496.
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t18330214-72-off395 t18330214-72-crimeloc398"/> - I have one partner. On the 16th of January, between twelve and one o'clock, I was behind my counter, and saw the prisoner come to the door, and take a roll of flannel from the lobby - there were thirty-four yards of it - I pursued, and never lost sight of him; I saw him drop it.</p>
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<interp inst="t18330214-72-person705" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I was in my shop, and saw the prisoner pass with the flannel under his arm - I turned, and saw the prosecutor come out of his shop - I saw the prisoner drop the flannel.</p>
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<interp inst="t18330214-72-person706" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> (Police-constable N 71.) I took the prisoner, and have the flannel.</p>
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<interp inst="t18330214-72-person707" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> (Police-constable G 55.). I have a certificate (which I got at Mr. Clark's office) of the conviction of Thomas Heads; I was a witness, and know the prisoner is that man.</p>
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